The KOTQ has enjoyed 3 tastings from the Dailuaine distillery

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Distillery Region Open Blends
Dailuaine Speyside 1852 – Today Johnnie Walker
       
Status Ownership Water Source Production
Active Diageo The Bailliemullich Burn 3,370,000 liters/year
       
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DAILUAINE yo 11Q1 – DAILUAINE 11 yo [Gordon & MacPhail bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Balgam
Carmel color artificial
Liccorice
Marisa Tomei
Floral.
Smooth Vanilla
A good breakfast scotch
Goes good with pancakes
11Q1-Hoopie
April 2nd, 2011
Bop
fig newton
viscous
extremely sweet black cherry
Very light
Would be great on pancakes , a breakfast scotch
11Q1-Hoopie
April 2nd, 2011
Lakeview
syrup mixed with white wine
Orange meets maple syrup and salt
quick hit of tang then sweet
Benign, hint of molasses
Great on pancakes
11Q1-Hoopie
April 2nd, 2011
Tao
Light “Fig Newton” dried fruit and some cake
Bonnie
V sweet with nice balance. Notes of citrus – orange
easy
Breakfast scotch
11Q1-Hoopie
April 2nd, 2011

DAILUAINE yo 11Q2 – DAILUAINE 12 yo [Gordon & Macphail bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
B Funk
Lighter, brighter
Vanilla, sightly rancid
Heavy, sweet
Heavy, stays but not obtrusive linger
Smooth, bit of smoke
Gfy
11Q2-Lakeview
June 4th, 2011
Bluff
Moldy vanilla wet oak butter
A little pepper sweet maple orange peel
Viscous warm and long a little hot
Complex. Probably would not go for again.
11Q2-Lakeview
June 4th, 2011
Bop
Light smells like barley some light lemon
A bit of a skank
A punch in the face
Harsh
Bottled in 2009
11Q2-Lakeview
June 4th, 2011
Lakeview
Dark
Dusty gnarl
Gnarl
Wants to be a speyside but failed
Hurts
Uhhh… Did I pick this? Not a good choice
11Q2-Lakeview
June 4th, 2011
Riesling
No comment on color due to ambient light
Sweet at first but not as sweet as the prior tasting
Light body
Dusty not smokey
11Q2-Lakeview
June 4th, 2011
Ville
light just north of tea
creamy with a hint of flowers
shelly faberege – old school one of the nice girls
medium with a tint of boldness
potent
not on my buy lisr
11Q2-Lakeview
June 4th, 2011

DAILUAINE yo 09Q1 – DAILUAINE 16 yo [Distillery bottling at Standard Strength]

Name
Color
Nose
Body
Palate
Finish
Comments
Meeting
Bluff
Mineral, fruit
Full body. Anna Ferris
Fruity, candy. Lack of pepper
Elegant, long
My favorite so far. Nice find
09Q1-Ville
February 27th, 2009